LG Chem Limited operates in the Industrial organic chemicals sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares LG Chem Limited with three other
chemical manufacturers in Asia:
Sumitomo Chemical Co Limited
sales of 2.32 trillion Japanese Yen [US$21.56 billion]
of which 33%
Asahi Kasei Corporation
(2.17 trillion Japanese Yen [US$20.18 billion]
of which 54%
was Building Materials Business), and
Hengli Petrochemical Co Ltd
based in CHINA
(99.14 billion Chinese Renmimbi [US$13.89 billion]
of which 67%
was Petrochemical Division).
LG Chem Limited reported sales of 28.63 trillion Korean Won (US$23.24 billion)
December of 2019.
a very small
increase of 1.6%
versus 2018, when the company's sales were 28.18 trillion Korean Won .
This was the fourth straight year of sales growth at LG Chem Limited.
Sales of Information Business&material saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
49.9% in 2019, from
2.75 trillion Korean Won to 4.12 trillion Korean Won .
LG Chem Limited also saw significant increases in sales in
Electric Equipments (up 28.5% to 8.35 trillion Korean Won )
Life Science (up 8.9% to 622.18 billion Korean Won )
Not all segments of LG Chem Limited experienced an increase in sales in 2019:
sales of Petrochemical Manufacturing fell 15.6% to 15.00 trillion Korean Won .
LG Chem Limited also experienced decreases in sales in
Common (down 10.9% to 539.39 billion Korean Won )